Gutter Sense Blog

How It’s Made: The Making of Gutter Sense

How It’s Made: The Making of Gutter Sense

The who, where, why, and how behind the what is a point of interest for most people—after all, our natural curiosity is one of our greatest strengths as human beings, and it has been the motivator for great advances in science, medicine, and technology. The Internet...

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Why Clean Gutters Matter For Home Insurance

Why Clean Gutters Matter For Home Insurance

They say the best defense is a good offense—and this phrase also rings true when talking about your gutters. Some homeowners are unaware of why clean gutters matter for the sake of their homes (and their wallets). Why do clean gutters matter? Your home’s gutter system...

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How to Prevent Roof Ice Dams

How to Prevent Roof Ice Dams

Is a wintertime roof leak on your homeowner Bingo card this year? We hope not, and it’s why we’ve written this article on how to prevent roof ice dams and protect your roof. In it, we will explain what ice dams are, why they...

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Are Gutters Necessary?

Are Gutters Necessary?

Imagine it: it’s late in the afternoon on a hot, humid September day. The air is heavy. You hear the rumble of thunder, and soon the sky opens up with a torrential downpour. Rainwater cascades from the rooftops, pours from the downspouts, and drenches everything in...

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What to Look for When Buying Gutter Cleaning Tools

What to Look for When Buying Gutter Cleaning Tools

There are many wonderful things that come with owning your own home: privacy, the freedom to decorate as you wish, and certain financial and tax advantages. We could go on, but you know what we mean.   There are also downsides, like regular maintenance you can’t just...

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Revamping Gutter Sense: A Journey of Family, Sales & Success

Revamping Gutter Sense: A Journey of Family, Sales & Success

At Gutter Sense, we get excited about things like inventions and entrepreneurship. We say things like “Necessity is the mother of invention,” (attributed to Plato) and “Invention is the most important product of man's creative brain” (credited to Nikola Tesla). One of...

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5 Signs of Clogged Gutters

5 Signs of Clogged Gutters

It’s summer now, which means intense storms in many areas of the country. Sudden storms and downpours can put stress on your gutters, especially if they are clogged. You might not even realize your gutters are clogged, which can spell trouble for your home – like a...

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5 Reasons to Clean Rain Gutters Yourself 

5 Reasons to Clean Rain Gutters Yourself 

Can you say yes to any of the following? I am a weekend warrior.  I will do anything to save a buck.  DIY is my preferred mode for…anything.  I would rather do what my spouse asks than risk his/her wrath.  If yes, this article is for you. If you’re...

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